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Icon of the event Paper Plate Fan Craft
Fri Jun 29, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Schools over! Come on into the library and create a paper plate fan to stay cool this summer.

Icon of the event Safe Cycling 101: Bike with Confidence
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Cycle Toronto will guide you through everything you need to know about cycling in Toronto. Topics include: road rules, safe riding techniques, equipment, choosing your route and more.

Icon of the event Get Your Summer Read On Kick Off Party!
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Spadina Road

Sign up for the TD Summer Reading Club starting today!Each child gets a free notebook and stickers when they register.

Icon of the event Pollinator-Friendly Gardening
Tue Jun 19, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Did you know one of the greatest threats to all pollinators is the loss of habitat? Learn how you can play a role in creating pollinator habitat in your community. Get tips on making your garden more attractive to butterflies...

Icon of the event Repair Cafe
Sat Jun 16, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Don't throw it away! Bring your broken home appliances and electronics to the library and learn how to fix it with volunteers from the Repair Café. Repair Café Toronto is a group of volunteers who love to fix things and help ...

Icon of the event DIY All-Natural Summer Beauty Care
Sat Jun 09, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Get ready for the heat and humidity of the summer season by indulging yourself with some all-natural DIY beauty treatments. Participants will work together in creating few take-home products.For 14 years and above. All suppli...

Icon of the event Discovery Fridays
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Queen/Saulter

Discover and learn something new at each PA Day Friday. Materials will be provided. Ages 6+.

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 08
Icon of the event Grow Native Ontario Plants for the Bees!
Wed Jun 06, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Help stop the decline of honeybees and other bee species by growing a pollinator-friendly garden with plants native to Ontario! ...

Icon of the event Bone Bracelets
Sat Jun 02, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Kim Wheatley, Grandmother and Anishinaabe Ojibway band member of Shawanaga First Nation Reserve, will teach you the craft of traditional bone bracelets. All supplies will be provided.

Icon of the event Sushi 101
Sat May 26, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn the origins and history of Sushi and try your skills at making this delicacy using basic ingredients. All supplies will be provided free of charge.Register in person at the branch or call 416-396-8850 to register.All ag...